Tim McCann photographerThe Institute of Photography (or IOP®) was founded by photography and online course experts to help people increase their skills from the comfort of their own home. We don’t believe
that you have to sit in a classroom to take part in valuable learning and the internet has made online learning a viable option for everyone.

It is our aim to enthuse everyone about the possibilities of photography. You don’t need any special skills or qualifications to take a beautiful picture and once you have completed this course, you should be taking photographs that will impress your family and friends.

The Institute of Photography (IOP®) was created by Tim McCann, an experienced photographer, photo-journalist and now Course Director for IOP®. As well as writing for some of the largest and most respected photography magazines in the UK, Tim was also the editor of the number one photography magazine in Britain : Digital Photography Made Easy. He is also the former editor of PC Home, What’s Online and The Net magazine among others and has a wealth of experience to share with his students.

Tim has a special interest in image editing and has been explaining the use of  advanced techniques to a beginner audience for over 15 years.

Find out more about the Institute of Photography and Tim.  Read some of his articles here: find out more.

Meet the IOP® Team

The Institute of Photography (or IOP®) is a trading name of McCann Learning Ltd and is registered under the UK Register of Learning Providers. IOP® is a registered trademark for the Institute of Photography under number is UK00003097110.

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